Can Inclusive Development Be Transformative?

By | 2017-11-29T05:46:02+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr Glenda Kruss, Human Science Research Council Panellist: Dr Chux Daniels, Sussex University Panellist: Dr Michael Gastrow, Human Science Research Council Panellist: Dr Alexis Habiyaremye, Human Science Research Council Panellist: Dr Peter Jacobs, Human Science Research Council Panellist: Prof Heidi van Rooyen, Human Science Research Council […]

The Vitality and Effectiveness of TWAS ‘Young Scientists’ Opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa

By | 2017-12-01T09:38:06+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Prof Robin Crewe, Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship Panelist: Dr Archana Bhaw-Luximon, University of Mauritius Panelist: Prof Collet Dandara, University of Cape Town Panelist: Prof Quarraisha Abdool Karim, CAPRISA Panelist: Prof Moctar Toure, TWAS […]

A Storm on the Horizon in Research Management

By | 2017-11-25T08:20:12+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator:  Dr Therina Theron, Stellenbosch University Panellist: Ms Changu Batisani, College of Distance and Open Learning (BOCODOL) Panellist: Dr David Langley, University of Bristol Panellist: Dr Anna Matros-Goreses, Namibian University of Science and Technology Panellist: Prof Thandi Mgwebi, Tshwane University of Technology Panellist: Prof Asta Pundziene, Kaunas University of Technology […]

The Future Decides Today: The Africa We Want

By | 2017-12-07T09:17:44+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator:  Gugulethu Cele, CNBC Africa Panelist: Ms Ama Duncan, Corporate Training Solutions Panelist: Ms Barbara Glover, NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency Panelist: Dr Zamantungwa Khumalo, Future Leader Youth Development Programme Panelist: Ms Fumani Mthembi, Knowledge Pele Panelist: Dr Towela Nyirenda-Jere, NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency Panelist: Admiral Joe Sestak, First Global   […]

Policy Immersion for Scientists and Engineers

By | 2017-11-25T08:17:37+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator:  Dr Julia MacKenzie, American Association for the Advancement of Science Panelist: Dr Solomon Assefa, IBM Research Panelist: Prof Roseanne Diab, Academy of Science of South Africa Panelist: Dr Tamara Kredo, South African Medical Research Council Panelist: Dr Clare Mohoro, Towson University Panelist: Dr Evelyn Namubiru-Mwaura, African Academy of Sciences […]

The Essence of Frontier Science for Inclusive Development

By | 2017-12-06T06:07:33+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator:  Dr Aldo Stroebel, National Research Foundation Panelist: Prof Klaus Bock, European Research Council Panelist: Prof Paul Nugent, University of Edinburgh Panelist: Prof Carina Schlebusch, European Research Council grantee Panelist: Mr Robert-Jan Smits, Research and Innovation at the European Commission Panelist: Dr. Stéphanie Thiébault , CNRS Ecology and Environment Institute […]

Science Journalism: Maximising Outreach, Impact, and Understanding

By | 2017-12-07T09:28:07+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Ms Caroline Southey, The Conversation Panelist: The Minister of Communications, Ms Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, Minister of Communications Panelist: Ms Marina Joubert, Stellenbosch University Panelist: Mr Khathu Mamaila, Independent Newspapers Panelist: Ms Mandi Smallhorne, African Federation of Science Journalists Panelist: Ms Sarah Wild, Science Journalist […]